Discover the alternative scene in London on a 2.5-hour tour that takes you not to a museum or a shiny establishment, but out into the gritty streets. Explore the vibrant East End where street art represents the voice of the people and where the city’s rebellious streak was born and still lives. With your guide, walk the streets that turn art into context, giving you an insight into what was happening in the world when it was created.
What You'll Get
Join this walking tour to explore where street art represents the voice of the people, where gentrification battles the anti-establishment and where London’s rebellious streak was born and still lives.This is the Real East End!
While other tours here just scratch the surface by skipping over the street art, your guide will put the street art into context, giving you an insight into what was happening in the world when it was created. Yet while the street art is the most visible aspect of this area, to really understand the East End you have to go further.
This 2.5 hour walking tour covers:
• Old Spitalfields and Petticoat Lane markets
• The Shoreditch art scene
• Brick Lane
• The immigrant generations
• Cockney culture
• Gangsters and the criminal underworld
• Radical thinkers and social reformers
• The foundry that produced Big Ben and the Liberty Bell
• The battle of Cable Street
...and much more!
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
- This tour is not wheelchair accessible.
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 1 travelers
- All taxes, fees and handling charges
- Local guide
- Food and drinks
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
Liverpool Street, Liverpool St, London EC2M, UK
2 hours 30 minutes
Returns to original departure point
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The Fine Print
14-day cancellation rights do not apply; no refunds or exchanges permitted. Voucher valid only for date and time listed; may not be exchanged or redeemed for other dates. Purchaser name and phone number must be provided at checkout; this information will be shared with Viator and the tour operator for purposes of order fulfillment. Groupon promo codes may not be used for this offer. Groupon voucher Terms of Sale do not apply. See the tour operator's terms and conditions for this offer here.